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Old 08-05-2016, 09:25 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Car-Guy View Post
Probably, since that event is still ~160 years in the future and the oldest living person on earth today (according to Wikipedia) is 116 (almost 117). BTW, she is the last person still alive that was born in the 1800's. (Nov 29, 1899).
That's actually kind of sobering. I used to know dozens of folks born in the 1800s (including my and DW's grand parents.) IIRC, the last verified survivor of the Civil War died in the mid 1950's ('56??). I still recall the news - it may have even made the "Weekly Reader" that we used to enjoy reading at school. Makes me feel very old. But I digress - again.

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